Birth Family Search Mentor (French speaker)

Birth Family Search Mentor (French speaker) - Opportunity to work in Seoul, monthly stipend, & health insurance

Based out of Seoul, G.O.A.’L is an adoptee-led organization that assists not only adoptees currently living in Korea but also those living around the globe. Since our founding in 1998, our vision has been to be the link that connects adoptees to each other and also to their native country, Korea. And that’s where you come in!

As the French speaking Birth Family Search Mentor, you will be directly involved in all aspects of G.O.A.’L birth family searches. This position provides a special way to impact the Korean adoptee community.

Main tasks include birth family search case management, networking and collaborating with partner organizations and authorities, working together with the Volunteer Coordinator.

Basic Requirements:

  • Ability to communicate on a working level of French (necessary for email, in-person, and phone communication)

  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office, Google Apps, etc.)

  • Ability to communicate on a working level of English

  • Ability to remain neutral and professional when discussing potentially controversial or sensitive topics

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to communicate in Korean

  • Experience handling sensitive, confidential information

Expected Hours: 20 hours / week (80 hours / month)

Holidays: All Korean national holidays

Stipend: 8,595 / hour + national health insurance, paid sick leave

Application Deadline: When filled

Start Date: 1 April 2020

How to Apply:
Apply -> Interview -> Offer

  1. Fill out the JotForm below to apply. Make sure to upload your resume/CV and cover letter. Applications that are missing either of these items will not be considered.

  2. Potential candidates should expect to receive a response within 3 business days. Interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis.

Important Information:

  • Airfare and housing are not provided

  • Eligible working visa (preferably F-4) should be obtained before the first day of work

  • This is a part-time position

  • You will be required to sign a 1 year renewable contract